Sabemos Beverages is bringing three New Zealand wine varieties to the United States through a partnership with Rogue Wines. The winery’s Pear Tree, Little Black Stone and Kiki Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc will be available on the West Coast and Southwest through Sabemos Beverages. Pear Tree’s 2008 Sauvignon Blanc and 2009 Pinot Grigio have luscious fruit flavors and a crisp acidic finish and are available for $17.99, the company says. Also available for $17.99 is Pear Tree’s 2008 Pinot Noir, which is a crimson-colored wine harvested from 20-year Pinot Noir vines. Little Black Stone brand will be available in a 2008 Sauvignon Blanc and 2009 Pinot Gris varieties for $14.99 a bottle. In addition, the company is offering Rogue Wines’ Kiki Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc, which is a blend of fruit selected to provide tropical and ripe characters, available for $17.99, the company says.

Sabemos Beverages, San Diego, Calif.
Distribution: Select markets